Minority of drivers keep to speed limits

Minority of drivers keep to speed limits

Aug. 25, 2017, 10:16 a.m.
A survey by BFU, the Swiss Accident Prevention Office, has shown that only 21% of motorists keep to speed limits. ...
Riot in Basel after squatter eviction

Riot in Basel after squatter eviction

Aug. 24, 2017, 8:49 a.m.
A riot broke out in Basel last night as police tried to evict squatters from a building.
German police track down Swiss road racers

German police track down Swiss road racers

Aug. 22, 2017, 10:23 a.m.
German police have asked their Swiss counterparts to track down several cars suspected to racing illegally on the aut...
Man in a coma after violent Geneva attack

Man in a coma after violent Geneva attack

Aug. 17, 2017, 9 a.m.
A man is in a coma and doctors say the prognoses is not good after he was violently attacked in the early hours of Su...
Zurich police make arrests at massive street parade

Zurich police make arrests at massive street parade

Aug. 14, 2017, 9:24 a.m.
Police made several arrests at this year’s Zurich Street Parade. There were also reports of isolated cases of s...
Horses injured in Aargau crash

Horses injured in Aargau crash

Aug. 14, 2017, 9:16 a.m.
Yet more animals have been injured on the roads – after last week’s crash which killed several hundred ch...
Speeder who crashed into president faces jail

Speeder who crashed into president faces jail

Aug. 11, 2017, 3:36 a.m.
A speeding driver who crashed into the president’s car last September faces up to four years in jail.
Former policeman appeals conviction for lending son his gun

Former policeman appeals conviction for lending son his gun

Aug. 11, 2017, 3:33 a.m.
A former Valais police officer is appealing his conviction for a firearms offence.
Lausanne police try to track down abandoned UK car

Lausanne police try to track down abandoned UK car

Aug. 10, 2017, 10:47 a.m.
Lausanne police are trying to track down the owners of a UK registered car which has been left abandoned on the Quais...
Trucks spill chickens and beer on Swiss autoroutes

Trucks spill chickens and beer on Swiss autoroutes

Aug. 10, 2017, 10:44 a.m.
Over 400 chickens were killed when a truck carrying over 4,000 birds tipped over and slid down the autoroute near Pay...
Police in Vaud and Fribourg launch arson investigation

Police in Vaud and Fribourg launch arson investigation

Aug. 9, 2017, 10:54 a.m.
Police forces in Vaud and Fribourg are confirming they’re investigating a series of fires which they suspect ma...
Speeder gets car impounded in Aargau

Speeder gets car impounded in Aargau

Aug. 8, 2017, 9:31 a.m.
A 28 year old driver had his licence immediately suspended and his car seized after he was caught by Aargau police sp...
Geneva police chase car across French border

Geneva police chase car across French border

Aug. 2, 2017, 8:06 a.m.
Geneva police chased a car across the border into France yesterday morning. The French registered vehicle was first s...
Woman bites Zurich policeman

Woman bites Zurich policeman

Aug. 2, 2017, 8:01 a.m.
A Zurich policeman had to be taken to hospital after being bitten by a 25 year old woman.
Oil spill leaves Uri tax payers with big bill

Oil spill leaves Uri tax payers with big bill

July 28, 2017, 9:42 a.m.
Tax payers in canton Uri will have to pay for a major cleanup on the A2 autoroute after an unknown vehicle left a lon...
Three UK men stuck in Swiss legal system

Three UK men stuck in Swiss legal system

July 27, 2017, 8:51 a.m.
Three British nationals are caught up in Swiss legal limbo after being accused of racing sports cars through the coun...
Police search for driver after Chihuahua

Police search for driver after Chihuahua

July 27, 2017, 8:23 a.m.
Graubünden police are searching for a car driver who ran over and killed a Chihuahua being taken for a walk by i...
Younger porn offenders should be educated not punished

Younger porn offenders should be educated not punished

July 24, 2017, 9:30 a.m.
There are calls to treat younger people who may be accused of distributing pornographic images more leniently than ad...
Man stabbed to death in Geneva apartment

Man stabbed to death in Geneva apartment

July 18, 2017, 7:54 a.m.
Investigations by Geneva police are continuing after a 22 year old man was stabbed to death in an apartment in the ci...
Police seize cannabis cigarettes from Ticino supermarkets

Police seize cannabis cigarettes from Ticino supermarkets

July 14, 2017, 7:01 a.m.
Cigarettes containing cannabis products have been seized from the shelves of three Coop supermarkets in the canton of...
Farmer crushed by tractor in Lucerne

Farmer crushed by tractor in Lucerne

June 30, 2017, 6:38 a.m.
A 69 year old farmer has died after his tractor slipped down a hill and crushed him.
Basel police under fire for teenage arrest

Basel police under fire for teenage arrest

June 29, 2017, 6:52 a.m.
Basel police are being criticized for a heavy handed approach to a troublesome teenager.
Geneva residents feel safer

Geneva residents feel safer

June 28, 2017, 11:50 a.m.
People in Geneva are feeling safer. According to a local security survey in 2016, only 34% of citizens feel unsafe...
Several speeders caught and face criminal charges

Several speeders caught and face criminal charges

June 27, 2017, 9:01 a.m.
Maybe it’s the sun, but a series of speeders were all caught yesterday.
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